This week, Global Comment editors are reading about women in fracking country, the French election, Muslims in America, and conditions in Syria.
Whether you’re interested in armchair diagnosis or the history of the pay phone, we have a little something for you in our weekly reading roundup.
Join Global Comment’s editors with some of our favourite reads for the week on political culture, life, and a little marine biology.
This week we’re reading about refugees, journalism in authoritarian regimes, the Women’s March, and Deaf hip hop artists.
Today, Global Comment relaunches with a new editorial focus: Resisting populism in all ways and in all places.
This week we’re exploring populist movements in Europe and Africa for clues and insights into the future of the West.
In the twilight days of the Obama Administration, which hard-fought legacies will survive Republican control, and which are about to fall away?
We’re starting 2017 with thoughtful reads on issues like privacy, Altamont’s legacy, and how the US is shielding corrupt officials from foreign countries.
2016 was quite a rough road as a year, and looking back over our archives I see hope and optimism, sharp pop culture commentary, worry, and confrontation of some of the year’s darkest events. Picking just seven posts isn’t entirely fair to all of the great work we published this year, but I had a …
This week, we’re delving deep into longreads on the Syrian war, reflections on post-apocalyptic art, and Obamacare’s dead zones. Join us!